Importance of VDR Data Undermined

Importance of VDR Data Undermined

 Failure to preserve Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) data in the event of an incident can compromise the owner’s position in the event of a claim, according to the London P&I Club.  The club said that there have been ...

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Interview: Growing with the Business

Interview

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) is one of the world’s leading maritime service providers with 4,500 people serving ...

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LNG America and Buffalo Marine Teaming Up on Gulf Coast ...

LNG America and Buffalo Marine Teaming Up on Gulf Coast Project

LNG America has signed an agreement with Buffalo Marine Service, Inc., to cooperate on the design of an LNG bunker ...

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India to Develop Iran’s Chahbahar Port

India to Develop Iran's Chahbahar Port

India has approved the plan to take part in the development of  Iran’s Chahbahar port, a move seen as ...

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Sweden Gets New LNG Terminal

Sweden Gets New LNG Terminal

Swedish liquefied natural gas provider Skangass has officially opened their new receiving terminal for LNG in ...

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Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Singapore-based marine and offshore engineering group Sembcorp Marine has secured offshore energy related contracts ...

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ICS: Ballast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

ICS: Balast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

Governments attending the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) ...

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Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers

Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers11

Before deciding to buy containers either for shipping goods between states or overseas, there are a couple of ...

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MSE: Glycerine Is Realistic Marine Fuel Option

MSE: Glycerine Viable Marine Fuel Option

Marine South East’s GLEAMS (Glycerine Fuel for Marine Sustainability) project has after a year of ...

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Wärtsilä to Keep Wagenborg Fleet Running

Wärtsilä to Keep Wagenborg Fleet Running

Wärtsilä and Wagenborg Shipping B.V. have signed a six-year Maintenance Agreement for fifteen of Wagenborg’s dry ...

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ECSA: Europe Rushing to Regulate CO2 Emissions

ECSA: Europe Rushing to Regulate CO2 Emissions

European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) has warned that European shipowners are concerned by the ...

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York Capital Enters Texas LNG Scene

York Capital Enters Texas LNG Scene

NextDecade LLC and York Capital have formed a strategic partnership to jointly develop a portfolio of liquefied ...

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Australia Sets Out Antarctica Agenda

Australia Sets Out Antarctica Agenda

The Australian Government has released the 20 Year Australian Antarctic Strategic Plan, which provides a blueprint ...

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Brittany Ferries Bins LNG Conversion Plan

Brittany Ferries Bins LNG Conversion Plan

French ferry operator Brittany Ferries has cancelled plans to convert several of its vessels to LNG, also binning ...

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Turkey Signs BWM Convention

Turkey Signs BWM Convention

Turkey today (October 14, 2014) ratified the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention 2004, bringing the number of ...

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TCQ Books Five Konecranes RTGs

Five Konecranes RTGs En Route to Guatemala

Konecranes has received an order for five Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes from Terminal de Contenedores Quetzal ...

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Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

The Supreme Court of Costa Rica has ruled in favor of the Costa Rican Government and APM Terminals in an appeal ...

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VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

With the construction of the Royal Navy’s River Class Batch 2 Offshore Patrol Vessels currently underway in ...

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Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine, has secured a USD 696 ...

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DSME Back at MAN Diesel & Turbo

DSME Back at MAN Diesel & Turbo

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received an order for four MAN B&W 5G70ME-GI engines in connection with Daewoo ...

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Wärtsilä to Provide Gas Handling Systems for Largest ...

Wärtsilä to Provide Gas Handling Systems for Largest Ethane Carriers

Samsung Heavy Industries has ordered Wärtsilä gas handling systems for a set of  six new 87,000 cm3 capacity very ...

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GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

The Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) is calling for shippers’ carbon reporting requirements to be fully ...

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Canpotex Invests in Portland Port Terminal

Cantopex Invests in Portland Port Terminal

Canpotex, a joint venture of three Saskatchewan-based potash producers,  is planning to invest up to USD 140 ...

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Saab to Upgrade Hong Kong Marine Traffic System

SAAB to Upgrade Hong Kong Marine Traffic System

Swedish defence and security company Saab has been awarded the contract worth around USD 50 million to completely ...

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Image of the Day: Rigged Up!

Image of the Day: Rigged Up!

On October 8, 2014, Coslprospector, the fourth semi-submersible drilling rig being built for China Oilfield ...

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